Women’s Ministry

Women engaging with God, His Word and each another, facilitating
friendship, growth and joyful service to others in a Christ-centered environment.
 
Questions? Looking for a Women’s Group?
Contact the Church Office
507.337.9673
Growing in Faith
 
Women’s ministry opportunities give the ladies in our church a special time of fellowship and interaction.  
 
No matter what stage of life you are in-single or married, wrangling a toddler, teenager or grandchild-there is a women’s ministry opportunity for you here. 
 
Find your space to live out God’s purpose for your life alongside other women doing the same.  We hope you’ll feel welcome and share your gifts with us!
Small Group Studies and Fellowship
Our women’s studies small groups are times of Bible study and prayer and take place throughout the community in various locations with different avenues of study.  
 
These women’s groups provide a refreshing discipleship opportunity to grow, learn and build relationships.  A few are listed below, and information on others is available in the church office.  We encourage you to get involved in a small group today!
 
Women’s Events
Living Word plans various women’s events throughout the year.  These are a great opportunity to get to know other women and build a community centered on Christ.  Check out some upcoming events below!
Beginning November 11th
The Battle Plan for Prayer
Mondays 5:00pm
Led by EJ Jeseritz
Adult Education Classroom
Based on the Kendrick’s movie, “The War Room”, this Bible Study is designed to help believers become more devoted to prayer,  to faithfully and effectively wield the weapon of prayer in the battles and seasons of life. The war in real; it’s time to fight with prayer!
Holiday Planter Class for Women
Thursday November 21 5:30-7:30pm
Led by Suzanne Schmiesing
Living Word Lower Level Dining Room
Limited to 30 women!
Soup, salad and bars served at 5:30pm
 
Create your own winter planter for a festive decoration for the holidays and whole winter!  Planters start at $35 and includes pot, soil, spruce tips, evergreen branches, dogwood stems, birch poles, pine cones and ribbon.  Extra items are available for purchase and you are welcome to bring your own container.
Beginning September 16th
Scripture Stitchers Quilting
1st and 3rd Mondays from 1:00pm-4:00pm
Led by Mary Jacobs and Lillian Dale
Lower Level Dining Room
 
Please join us on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month from 1-4pm.  If you can tie a knot & say a prayer, you can quilt!  We make prayer quilts & quilts for our graduating seniors.  If this time doesn’t work for you, you can take squares home, sew and return them.  Come for all or part of the time.   Contact Lillian 507.337.0125 or tobyjo2014@yahoo.com or Mary Jacobs 507.532.2614 mmjacobs@charter.net.  We would love to have you join us!
Beginning September 12
Bible Study Fellowship (BSF)
Thursdays at 9:30-11:00am
Led by Sandy Wyffels and Julie Christensen
Adult Education Room, John Classroom
 
Women’s Bible Study Fellowship (BSF) www.bsfinternational.org Unstoppable: Acts & Letters of the Apostles.  Join with other women in a small-group discussion of the week’s lesson and learn from a teaching leader how the truths of scripture can be applied to daily life.  For more information contact Sandy 507.828.7840 or sandy.wyffels@gmail.com or Julie 320.583.3248.
IF Gathering
 
Once a year event in the spring, IF Gathering is simulcast in Marshall, rotating between churches as the host site for this one day women’s event.  The 2020 date will be announced soon, so stay tuned!
 
The IF Gathering exists to equip women with gospel-centered resources, events, and community so they may learn more about who God is and disciple other women right where they are.
 
Acts 2:46 says, “And day by day, attending the temple together and breaking bread in their homes, they received their food with glad and generous hearts.”
 
If Tables
 
Following the IF Gathering, we continue to learn and grow through IF Tables. IF Tables are six women getting together once a month for the purpose of women discipline women with curriculum that comes from IF. This is women discipling women. Come be a part of something special!

Two hours.  Four questions.  Six women.

Saturday, November 9

9:00-11:30AM | Lower Level Dining Room

All women are welcome to join us and be refreshed as we gather for breakfast, worship our Savior, & share our journey of faith! 

There’s always room for you at the IF Table! 
To join an IF Table, contact Heidi Beck at heidibeck@lakeview2167.com 
 
 
Coming This January 
Marriage Bible Study
 
Starting January of  2020
 Led by Jessica Williams
 
This study will be held between services in the Sanctuary the months of January and February. 
 
More details to come!
 
Save the Date
April 25th 2020
Priscilla Shirer
 
Questions?
Contact the Church Office
507.337.9673